Pelham Barton

Summary

Affiliation: University of Birmingham
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Physical activity as an aid to smoking cessation during pregnancy (LEAP) trial: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Michael Ussher
    Division of Population Health Sciences and Education, St George s University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London, SW17 ORE, UK
    Trials 13:186. 2012
  2. pmc The REFER (REFer for EchocaRdiogram) protocol: a prospective validation of a clinical decision rule, NT-proBNP, or their combination, in the diagnosis of heart failure in primary care. Rationale and design
    Lynda Tait
    Primary Care Clinical Sciences, Primary Care Clinical Sciences Building, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 12:97. 2012
  3. pmc Experiences of outreach workers in promoting smoking cessation to Bangladeshi and Pakistani men: longitudinal qualitative evaluation
    Rachna A Begh
    Allergy and Respiratory Research Group, Centre for Population Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, EH8 9AG, UK
    BMC Public Health 11:452. 2011
  4. doi request reprint What happens to value of information measures as the number of decision options increases?
    Pelham Barton
    Health Economics Unit, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    Health Econ 20:853-63. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Development of the Birmingham Rheumatoid Arthritis Model: past, present and future plans
    Pelham Barton
    Health Economics Unit, School of Health and Population Sciences, Public Health Building, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 50:iv32-iv38. 2011
  6. pmc Effectiveness and cost effectiveness of cardiovascular disease prevention in whole populations: modelling study
    Pelham Barton
    Health Economics Unit, Public Health Building, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    BMJ 343:d4044. 2011
  7. pmc Promoting smoking cessation in Pakistani and Bangladeshi men in the UK: pilot cluster randomised controlled trial of trained community outreach workers
    Rachna A Begh
    UK Centre for Tobacco Control Studies, Primary Care Clinical Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, B15 2TT, UK
    Trials 12:197. 2011
  8. pmc Effectiveness and safety of nicotine replacement therapy assisted reduction to stop smoking: systematic review and meta-analysis
    David Moore
    School of Health and Population Sciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT
    BMJ 338:b1024. 2009
  9. pmc Screening for sickle cell and thalassaemia in primary care: a cost-effectiveness study
    Stirling Bryan
    Health Economics Unit, University of Birmingham
    Br J Gen Pract 61:e620-7. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Costs and health outcomes of intermediate care: results from five UK case study sites
    Billingsley Kaambwa
    Formerly Health Economics Facility, Health Services Management Centre, University of Birmingham, Park House, 40 Edgbaston Park Road, Birmingham, B15 2RT, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 16:573-81. 2008

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. pmc Physical activity as an aid to smoking cessation during pregnancy (LEAP) trial: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Michael Ussher
    Division of Population Health Sciences and Education, St George s University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London, SW17 ORE, UK
    Trials 13:186. 2012
    ..The London Exercise And Pregnant smokers (LEAP) trial is investigating whether a PA intervention is effective and cost-effective when used for smoking cessation by pregnant women, and will be the largest study of its kind to date...
  2. pmc The REFER (REFer for EchocaRdiogram) protocol: a prospective validation of a clinical decision rule, NT-proBNP, or their combination, in the diagnosis of heart failure in primary care. Rationale and design
    Lynda Tait
    Primary Care Clinical Sciences, Primary Care Clinical Sciences Building, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 12:97. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Experiences of outreach workers in promoting smoking cessation to Bangladeshi and Pakistani men: longitudinal qualitative evaluation
    Rachna A Begh
    Allergy and Respiratory Research Group, Centre for Population Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, EH8 9AG, UK
    BMC Public Health 11:452. 2011
    ..We report on a qualitative evaluation of a community-based, outreach worker delivered, intervention that aimed to increase uptake of NHS smoking cessation services and tailor services to meet the needs of Bangladeshi and Pakistani men...
  4. doi request reprint What happens to value of information measures as the number of decision options increases?
    Pelham Barton
    Health Economics Unit, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    Health Econ 20:853-63. 2011
    ..To explore what happens to the expected value of perfect information (EVPI) as an increasingly large number of decision options is considered...
  5. doi request reprint Development of the Birmingham Rheumatoid Arthritis Model: past, present and future plans
    Pelham Barton
    Health Economics Unit, School of Health and Population Sciences, Public Health Building, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 50:iv32-iv38. 2011
    ..This article describes the processes used in the construction of the different versions of the BRAM...
  6. pmc Effectiveness and cost effectiveness of cardiovascular disease prevention in whole populations: modelling study
    Pelham Barton
    Health Economics Unit, Public Health Building, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    BMJ 343:d4044. 2011
    ..To estimate the potential cost effectiveness of a population-wide risk factor reduction programme aimed at preventing cardiovascular disease...
  7. pmc Promoting smoking cessation in Pakistani and Bangladeshi men in the UK: pilot cluster randomised controlled trial of trained community outreach workers
    Rachna A Begh
    UK Centre for Tobacco Control Studies, Primary Care Clinical Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, B15 2TT, UK
    Trials 12:197. 2011
    ....
  8. pmc Effectiveness and safety of nicotine replacement therapy assisted reduction to stop smoking: systematic review and meta-analysis
    David Moore
    School of Health and Population Sciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT
    BMJ 338:b1024. 2009
    ..To determine the effectiveness and safety of nicotine replacement therapy assisted reduction to stop smoking...
  9. pmc Screening for sickle cell and thalassaemia in primary care: a cost-effectiveness study
    Stirling Bryan
    Health Economics Unit, University of Birmingham
    Br J Gen Pract 61:e620-7. 2011
    ..Haemoglobinopathies, including sickle cell disease and thalassaemia (SCT), are inherited disorders of haemoglobin. Antenatal screening for SCT rarely occurs before 10 weeks of pregnancy...
  10. doi request reprint Costs and health outcomes of intermediate care: results from five UK case study sites
    Billingsley Kaambwa
    Formerly Health Economics Facility, Health Services Management Centre, University of Birmingham, Park House, 40 Edgbaston Park Road, Birmingham, B15 2RT, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 16:573-81. 2008
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Predicting the life-time benefit of school-based smoking prevention programmes
    Mark Jit
    Health Economics Unit, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    Addiction 105:1109-16. 2010
    ..We explored whether delaying the age at which someone initiates smoking may have life-time benefits by increasing the likelihood of quitting in later life...
  12. pmc Assessing the outcomes of prolonged cessation-induction and aid-to-cessation trials: floating prolonged abstinence
    Paul Aveyard
    School of Population and Health Sciences Medical School, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    Nicotine Tob Res 11:475-80. 2009
    ..Conventional outcome measures are tied to a fixed but arbitrary point in follow-up and cannot capture the true outcome: Prolonged cessation anchored to the point at which a person makes a successful quit attempt...
  13. pmc Healthcare and patient costs of a proactive chlamydia screening programme: the Chlamydia Screening Studies project
    Suzanne Robinson
    Health Economics Facility, Health Services Management Centre, University of Birmingham, 40 Edgbaston Park Road, Birmingham, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 83:276-81. 2007
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Development and initial validation of a simple clinical decision tool to predict the presence of heart failure in primary care: the MICE (Male, Infarction, Crepitations, Edema) rule
    Andrea K Roalfe
    Primary Care Clinical Sciences, University of Birmingham, UK
    Eur J Heart Fail 14:1000-8. 2012
    ..This study aimed to develop and provisionally validate a clinical prediction rule to optimize referral for echocardiography of people identified in primary care with suspected heart failure...
  15. pmc Promoting smoking cessation in Bangladeshi and Pakistani male adults: design of a pilot cluster randomised controlled trial of trained community smoking cessation workers
    Rachna A Begh
    UK Centre for Tobacco Control Studies, Primary Care Clinical Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, B15 2TT, UK
    Trials 10:71. 2009
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of optimizing acute stroke care services for thrombolysis
    Maria Cristina Penaloza-Ramos
    From the Health Economics Unit M C P R, S J, P B and Primary Care Clinical Sciences J P S, R M M, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK J P S, R J M Primary Care Unit, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK J M Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK T Q University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, Birmingham, UK D Sims and Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust, Birmingham, UK D Sandler
    Stroke 45:553-62. 2014
    ..This study aimed to establish the cost-effectiveness of increasing thrombolysis rates through a series of hypothetical change strategies designed to optimize the acute care pathway for stroke...
  17. ncbi request reprint Vaccinating healthcare workers against influenza to protect the vulnerable--is it a good use of healthcare resources? A systematic review of the evidence and an economic evaluation
    Amanda Burls
    West Midlands Health Technology Assessment Collaboration, Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    Vaccine 24:4212-21. 2006
    ..In the base case, vaccination was cost saving (pounds 12/vaccinee). In the most pessimistic scenario it cost pounds 405/life-year gained. Effective implementation should be a priority...
  18. ncbi request reprint Modelling in the economic evaluation of health care: selecting the appropriate approach
    Pelham Barton
    Health Economics Facility, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 9:110-8. 2004
    ..To provide an overview of alternative approaches to modelling in economic evaluation, and to highlight situations where each of the alternative modelling techniques should be employed...
  19. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of pharmacological interventions for smoking cessation: a literature review and a decision analytic analysis
    Fujian Song
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TT, UK
    Med Decis Making 22:S26-37. 2002
    ..The cost-effectiveness of adding NRT and bupropion SR to advice or counseling for smoking cessation is better than many other accepted health care interventions...